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Guardsman, 18, Who Walked with Queen’s Coffin has Died

An 18-year-old guardsman who walked alongside Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin during her funeral procession has sadly been found dead at his barracks this week, multiple sources have confirmed. Jack Burnell-Williams, a trooper from South Wales, landed a vital role in the September 19 funeral of the late monarch, per BBC News. He guarded Her Majesty’s coffin as it was carried

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Dad Beaten and Left for Dead After ‘Asking for Directions’

A man who was beaten within an inch of his life for simply asking directions has been left “absolutely broken”, according to his family. Shaun Mollon was repeatedly hit while on the ground in a horrifying unprovoked attack on High Street, Cheadle, Staffordshire, at around 2.30am on Friday, September 23. Staffordshire Live reports how the 49-year-old was in the town

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Travelers from Russia Cross the Border into Georgia

On Monday evening, Nikita, a 24-year-old from the Russian city of Voronezh, drove up to a border crossing on the arid steppe land along Russia’s remote border with Kazakhstan. Around 500 cars were already in line at the isolated checkpoint. A Russian army reservist liable to be called up under the partial mobilisation President Vladimir Putin announced last week, Nikita

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At Least 17 People Die in Restaurant Inferno

At least 17 people were burned alive after an inferno ripped through a restaurant during busy lunchtime service in China.  It started at about 12.40pm local time in the Hongyu Xiaoyoubing People’s Restaurant in Changchun, the capital of Jilin province. According to China’s state television channel CCTV, customers were inside the eatery during lunch hour when the fire began. Three people

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Prince Harry’s Glances at William Showed ‘Regret’, Says Expert

Prince Harry shot several glances at brother Prince WIlliam during the Queen’s state funeral that appeared to be “regretful”, a body language expert has claimed. The two brothers, who are known to have a rocky relationship, came together today for the state funeral service of their grandmother the Queen. In moving scenes, both brothers walked behind the coffin as it

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Putin Threatens to Destroy Elon Musk’s Satellites

Russia has sparked panic in the international space community once more, after warning international companies, and their commercial satellites could become military targets if they work with Western governments for intelligence and communications work. While the threat broadly applies to a number of companies, Elon Musk’s SpaceX could be targeted in particular, as Musk has confronted Russia since the invasion

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Royals Visit the Queen as U.K. Fears End of Reign

Queen Elizabeth II’s family are flocking to Scotland to be by her side as doctors express “concern” for her health. Buckingham Palace said the 96-year-old monarch “remains comfortable and at Balmoral,” the Scottish castle where she traditionally spends her summer holidays. Meanwhile, Prince Charles, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, and Prince William are all on their way up to Scotland to

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Famed Male Director Reveals He was Born a Woman

Award-winning Italian director Emanuele Crialese revealed on Sunday that he had been born a woman as he presented his highly autobiographical movie “L’Immensita”, starring Penelope Cruz, at the Venice Film Festival. “L’Immensita” focuses on an Italian family growing up in 1970s Rome, where the eldest daughter identifies as a boy, throwing fuel onto already tense relations between her mother, played

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Saudi Woman Given 45 Years in Prison for Social Media Posts

A Saudi woman has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for her posts on social media, a rights group has said. Nourah bint Saeed al-Qahtani was convicted ‘likely within last week’ by the Saudi Specialised Criminal Court on charges of ‘using the internet to tear the (Saudi) social fabric’ and ‘violating public order by using social media’. The Washington-based

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